Body Found in Michigan Near Where Girl Disappeared

Sherry Buchanan was clinging to hope that her missing 5-year-old granddaughter was still alive, despite the chilling discovery of a child's body near a river in southeast Michigan.

Alabama Man Sentenced in Wife's Scuba Diving Death

An American man pleaded guilty and was sentenced Friday for the manslaughter of his wife, who drowned during their honeymoon scuba diving trip in Australia. Her body was found on the ocean floor.

Teachers Union Sinks Smoking Ban in Pennsylvania

The teachers at Pennsylvania's state colleges and universities have succeeded in doing what their students couldn't: overrule a statewide ban on smoking on campus.

Health Deal in Jeopardy

Obama's hopes for a bipartisan health deal may be dashed as GOP senators protest public insurance plan

U.N. Acknowledges Discussing 'Inaccurate Reporting'

A U.N. spokeswoman acknowledged Thursday that five U.N. officials discussed what they believed was "inaccurate reporting" in a meeting last month, clarifying a statement made one day earlier.

Use of Roadside Bombs in Afghanistan Surges 80 Percent

Insurgent use of roadside bombs in Afghanistan has surged 80 percent this year as they remain the No. l killer of foreign troops, a NATO official said Thursday.

S.C. Mom Charged With Concealing 555-Pound Son

A mother accused of neglecting her 555-pound son's health has been brought back to South Carolina after she was arrested in Maryland.

Octomom Says She 'Screwed Up' Her Life

Octuplets mother Nadya Suleman says she didn't tell her sperm donor she was having more children after the first six, and fears his resentment for the betrayal.